Zadun, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve @ Los Cabos

Zadún at Los Cabos is the first Ritz-Carlton Reserve in Mexico and the 5th Ritz-Carlton Reserve in the world following properties in Thailand, Indonesia, Japan, and Puerto Rico.  This luxury resort is a sanctuary that reflects this location’s history. Zadún’s service goes above and beyond, each room comes with a tosoani – your own butler to help manage all your reservations, outings, and needs. A dream keeper. Thank you so much to the Zadún for hosting us during our planning trip …

NON ALCOHOLIC WELCOME DRINKS WE LOVE

Having an alcohol-free event does not mean that you can’t have fun and be creative! We love unique ideas for non-alcoholic bars and offering guests different types of mocktails.  Signature mocktails are a thing, especially for Indian weddings.  Check out a list of some delicious and refreshing mocktails below: Virgin Mojito Mocktail Ingredients: 1. Lime Juice 2. Honey Simple Syrup 3. …

CONGRATULATIONS TO PUJA AND PRASHANT

Congratulations to Puja & Prashant! After helping her sister get married 12 years ago, the SJS Team was once again called upon to help plan Puja and Prashant’s wedding weekend in Daytona Beach, Florida. In four short months, we had the incredibly challenging task of finalizing every detail for this three-day extravaganza! The celebrations started with a private welcome night …

PALM TREE THEMED DECOR FOR YOUR TROPICAL WEDDING

Whether you are getting married on an idyllic island paradise or want to recreate those Caribbean vibes in a ballroom, having palm trees in your decor is a creative way to make your event look distinctive while also fresh! No matter if it is a beach, backyard or hotel wedding, you can always incorporate details with palm leaves with more delicate …

IG LIVE: SJS X PRESTON BAILEY

We are so excited to share with everyone our latest Instagram Live interview with the internationally celebrated designer, author, and public speaker: Preston Bailey. Preston Bailey has been named as one of the best wedding designers in the world by Vogue Magazine and his clientele include Oprah Winfrey, Uma Thurman, Donna Karan, and Catherine Zeta-Jones. The author of seven books, Preston Bailey …

IG LIVE: SJS X FLAWLESS BEAUTY BY PAULINE

Did you miss our latest Instagram Live interview with the talented Flawless Beauty by Pauline? You’re in luck! Watch our interview to get to know the artist behind the famous signature flawless wedding look! Thank you to Pauline for taking the time to share her stories with us. We hope everyone is keeping safe and well!

SJS BEHIND THE SCENES: MONTAGE PALMETTO BLUFF, SOUTH CAROLINA WEDDING

Do you ever wonder how much work it takes to create an incredible wedding? The answer is: A LOT! For Monica and Akhil’s wedding, it took over a year of planning and thousands of hours communicating with the venue and vendors to make it all come to life! It was truly a team effort and we are thrilled with the …

IG LIVE: SJS X PRIYANCA RAO PHOTOGRAHY

Here is a little heart to heart with yours truly, interviewed by our dear friend and colleague, Priyanca Rao. Watch our Instagram Live interview to learn about my background, how I got into the industry, and what are some of my favorite things in life that give me joy. Thank you to Priyanca for taking the time to conduct such a fun interview!

BEST PROPOSAL INSPIRATIONAL IDEAS 

We all know that love story that has a magical proposal in the mix (hint: KimYe!). But since most of us don’t have the possibility to rent a whole stadium, orchestra and fireworks to propose, here are some equally romantic and inspirational ideas for your dreamy wedding proposal: Rooftop Proposal Choose a rooftop that has your favorite views in your …

Sonal’s La Dolce Vita 45th Birthday Party

Happy Birthday Sonal! This year, for Sonal’s 45th Birthday, we wanted to highlight her favorite location – Italy! But since the pandemic is still ongoing, we brought a piece of Italy to NYC. With the best 180 degree views of the iconic New York City skyline, Sonal celebrated her birthday with an intimate soiree with her dearest and nearest. Our …